Coral reef larger than Delaware discovered in muddy Amazon waters
April 24, 2016, 10:36 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The massive reef, likely composed of many species new to science, is unlike any other known on Earth.
Rare 'super bloom' blankets Death Valley in a carpet of wildflowers
April 13, 2016, 5:34 p.m. by Catie Leary
Due to favorable weather conditions tied to this year's El Nino pattern, 2016 is proving to be a banner year for Death Valley's wildflowers.
Termites build castles for fungus and other weird things you don't know
April 12, 2016, 6:10 a.m. by Catie Leary
We think of termites as pests, but some are responsible for creating elaborate above-ground mounds that are nothing short of fine art.
12 irreplaceable World Heritage Sites that are on the brink
April 11, 2016, 6:42 a.m. by Catie Leary
Did you know that nearly half of all natural World Heritage Sites are under threat from development?
Japan activates its subterranean Fukushima ice wall
April 3, 2016, 3:16 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Advanced refrigeration system, nearly a mile long, is meant to keep contaminated water from the damaged nuclear plant from escaping into the sea.